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​​​​Community Technology Update 2013

Community Technology Update (CTU) 2013 will be held on 27th July 2013, organised by the Community Leads from various Singapore based User Groups and MVPs. We're putting together some of the best talents from the island (and our closest neighbour, Malaysia), in order to share our experiences across the series of Microsoft Technologies that we believe all of us truly care about.

CTU ​​​is over! ~ Thanks to everyone for taking time off to attend the event!

​​Photos from the event - Click here for all the photos.

​Waiting for Keynote​

Closing Address


How much does it cost?

For early bird registration, it'll cost you $12.00.

For walk-ins on actual day, it'll cost you $20.00. So we strongly encourage you to register beforehand so that we can cater sufficient food for everyone.

What is CTU?

CTU is in our 10th Iteration - We're proud to be organised by the Community, for the Community. In true spirit of sharing, our speakers all purely volunteers from the field like anyone of you within the Microsoft ICT industry. CTU is held bi-annually, and is the biggest community event in Singapore. 

Who should Attend?

Anyone who's interested in the Microsoft technologies, we've a range of topics meant for

  • IT Professionals
  • Developers
  • Database administrators

And it's reserved specially for user group members! 

Session Information

​0830 - 0900​Registration ​ ​
​0900 - 0930​ ​ ​Key Note
 Level 22CF-15Level 22CF-12Level 22BR-01
0945 – 1100


Technical Overview of SVC video in Lync 2013 (Level 200)

Speaker: Brennon Kwok


Accelerate your Windows XP Deployment via Application Compatibility Testing with Citrix AppDNA (Level 200)

Speaker: Jay Paloma


Customizing SharePoint 2013 Search Experiences

Speaker: Mohd Faizal

1115 – 1230


Discover the new Exchange 2013 and benefit from it's improvement (Level 200)

Speaker: Triston Wan


Windows 8.1

Speaker: Desmond Tan


What’s new, branding in SharePoint 2013

Speaker: Loke Kit Kai

1230 – 1330 Lunch Break ​ ​
1330 – 1445


Microsoft IO (Infrastructure Optimization) and Microsoft Technologies. (Level 200)

Speaker: Sarbjit Singh


Secure, Centralised Administration Using PowerShell Web Access (Level 200)

Speaker: Matt Hitchcock


Building on the new SharePoint 2013 Apps Model? 10 things to look out for

Speaker: Patrick Yong

1500 – 1615


Microsoft Business Intelligence with Excel and SharePoint 2013 (Level 200)

Speaker: Tian An


Evaluating options for tiered storage in the enterprise – a look at the options, benefit, features and use cases (Level 200)

Speaker: Daniel Mar


Changes on SharePoint Workflow Authoring Tools

Speaker: Emerald Tabirao

1630 – 1700

Closing Address & Lucky Draw

Level 21 Auditorium

Useful Links

Track Information

Frequent Asked Question

Lucky Draw

Stand a chance to win a Microsoft Surface Pro (128GB w Type Cover) worth close to $1500 in the LUCKY DRAW!!!

Surface Pro 




​Useful Links
Track Information
Frequent Asked Question
​27th July 2013, Saturday
​9am - 6pm (registration starts at 830am)
​Level 21 Auditorium, Microsoft Singapore
​1 Marina Boulevard
​#21-00 Singapore 018989
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